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Taming Brazil’s favelas

With both the football World Cup and the Olympic Games coming to Rio de Janeiro in the next six years, the Brazilian government is desperate to wrest control of its lawless shanty towns from the all-powerful drug gangs. Alfonso Daniels meets the police chief who is bringing peace to one of its most violent slum. Link

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